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9.17.09

Industry News

Finisterre Ambassador, Ian Battrick scores a Ten Second Barrel in New Merino Tee

“There’s been lots of earthquakes, which is scary as we’re right on a fault line out here, not a great place to be so close to sea level, we’re hoping the quakes settle soon as we’re expecting a crazy swells and with a bit of luck 10-20 second barrels at Nokandui”, said Ian Battrick, Finisterre […]

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9.17.09

Industry News

Campbell and Lessler Win Breakthrough Filmmaker Awards at 2009 Surfer Poll

History was made last night at the 2009 SURFER Poll Awards, as Tiffany Campbell and Andria Lessler won the award for Breakthrough Filmmaker for the Roxy sponsored all-female surf film Dear and Yonder. This win was Tiffany and Andria’s first SURFER Poll Award, for their debut surf film. Roxy professional surfer Sofia Mulanovich, who is […]

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9.16.09

Industry News

iLASIK Gives Vision Challenged Surfers The Chance to Win $5,000

Vision-Challenged? Capture Your Action for the “You Gotta See This” Video Contest $5,000 Goes to Best Video That Puts Need for iLASIK Into Focus SANTA ANA, CA – For those motivated to move on to better vision without the hassle of prescription glasses, the company bringing you the iLASIK® Procedure is launching the “You Gotta […]

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9.16.09

Industry News

Solid Swell Conditions Kick Off Day One at the Rote Open 2009 in East Indonesia

Solid 4-6 foot surf got the Rote Open 2009 started in fine form on the first day of competition at the righthand reef break of Bo’a Beach on the east Indonesia island of Rote today. Hundreds of Rote locals as well as dozens of international tourists and surfers flocked to the beach to attend the […]

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9.15.09

Industry News

Platinum Singer-Songwriter Colbie Caillat Named Official Surfrider Foundation Supporter

San Clemente, CA (September 15, 2009) – The Surfrider Foundation announced today that platinum singer-songwriter Colbie Caillat has partnered with the organization as an official supporter. As supporter, Colbie will be working to promote the organization and increase awareness about the importance of marine protected areas. This week when Caillat kicks off her BREAKTHROUGH TOUR […]

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9.15.09

Industry News

Liquid Nation Ball 6 Raises Record Shattering Amount

La Jolla, Calif. (September 15, 2009) – A sold-out crowd of more than 450 surf industry executives, surf stars, and VIPs gathered together on Friday, September 11, 2009, to raise an all time record amount at Liquid Nation Ball 6, the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) Humanitarian Fund’s annual fundraiser. Over the past six years, […]

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9.15.09

Industry News

Entertainers Supporting Surfboards in the Sand

The inaugural “Rip Curl Surfboards in the Sand” event takes place Saturday, September 19, 2009 on the sands next to the Huntington Beach Pier. The City of Huntington Beach Centennial Celebration Committee authorized Surfboards in the Sand (www.SurfboardsInTheSand.com; a.k.a. “SITS”) to honor surf culture and to raise awareness and funding for protecting our coastal environment. […]

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9.15.09

Industry News

Exciting new surfing book by Duke Boyd

In November, MVP Books will publish Legends of Surfing: The Greatest Surfriders from Duke Kahanamoku to Kelly Slater, a glorious celebration of surfing culture. Part exquisite picture book and travelogue of the best surfing spots on earth, part biography and reference guidebook, Legends of Surfing profiles one hundred great surfers, men and women, from throughout […]

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9.14.09

Industry News

O'Neill and Orange 21 Sign A Global Licensing Deal to Launch New Eyewear Line

O’Neill and Orange 21 are pleased to announce an agreement whereby Orange 21 will design and develop O’Neill Eyewear under a license agreement. The agreement sees Orange 21 working closely with O’Neill’s designers to design, develop, market and sell O’Neill branded sunglasses and snow goggles expected to launch to market in March 2010. Michael Neil, […]

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9.14.09

Industry News

Stars Shine At Surfrider Foundation Celebrity Expression Session

San Clemente, CA (September 14, 2009) – Despite marginal surfing conditions, celebrity surfers participating in the Surfrider Foundation’s 4th Annual Celebrity Expression Session, sponsored by the Malibu Surfing Association and Barefoot Wine, still raised over $5,000 to help the Surfrider Foundation continue its efforts towards protecting our world’s oceans, waves and beaches. Thanks to the […]

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